TRUCK MIRRORS * Europe: Replaced by camera monitoring system
* The Netherlands - CornerEye can now replace mirrors
The CornerEye camera surveillance has been approved under the R46 EC directive on backlighting. It can thus replace the mirrors (front and side views) of Classes V and VI in their entirety and thus be adopted by the manufacturers, when surveillance systems and cameras were previously authorized only on trucks equipped with one of Retro, or even both... CornerEye Corlaco combines a high-definition wide-angle camera (field of view: 270 °) mounted on the front right side of the cab and a 10.1- inch monitor integrated in the passenger compartment displaying a real-time image... The device also claims an improvement in the aerodynamics of vehicles (reduction in drag, thus in consumption) and in safety, leading to reduction of insurance premiums and amounts of potential damage...
(Photo credit, by DR: CornerEye combines a high-definition wide-angle camera -field of view: 270 °- mounted on the front right side of the cab and a 10.1-inch integrated passenger-side cabin display with real-time picture) -- Barneveld, Netherlands - ACTU Logistique et Transport (France), by FRANCK BEAUVILLAIN - 6 March 2017